comedy

Aziz Ansari addresses sexual misconduct allegation in his new Netflix comedy special, ‘Right Now’

He says he’s reflected a lot on the situation in the past year

Samantha Bee covers antiabortion laws because laughter makes a statement — not because she’s a woman

Laughing at an issue underscores its ridiculousness and creates a valve to let off steam

‘Booksmart’ is a different kind of raunchy teen comedy that centers on two girls — and the power of friendship

Beanie Feldstein and Kaitlyn Dever star in the upcoming film, which is Olivia Wilde’s directorial debut

In ‘Wine Country,’ Amy Poehler and her co-stars spotlight enduring friendships and what pop culture misses about grown women

The film found real-life inspiration in the actual vacations Poehler and her friends take

Stephen Moore calls his columns about women ‘a spoof.’ They’re not.

The sexist attitudes within them prove he’s unfit for the Fed

A salute to ‘Broad City’ as it comes to a close

These flawed, wild, hilarious women helped me love and accept the woman staring back at me in the mirror

Tig Notaro and Amanda Seales: 1 hotel room, 4 weird travel stories

We asked four women comedians to tell us their strangest travel story

Mo’Nique stands by her truth at all costs

Even though she’s gotten less work and more criticism, the Queen of Comedy won’t stop calling people out

Female comedians were all the buzz this year. But the Grammy is guaranteed to go to a man.

For the first time since 2007, all the nominees for best comedy album are men

What’s behind our fascination with impostor rom-coms?

The lead takes on a new persona, free from constraints — a metaphor for what we want in life and love